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DDC IT Services Secures $54 Million DISA Mainframe Contract

Window Rock, Arizona — September 13, 2023 — DDC IT Services (DDC ITS), a subsidiary of Diné Development Corporation and leader in IT solution delivery, proudly announces the award of the Mainframe Line of Business (LOB) East contract supporting the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). Under this award, DDC ITS will continue to provide full lifecycle mainframe services to DISA and its diverse customer base across the Department of Defense (DOD).  

This $54 million contract encompasses full lifecycle support, from initial project planning and implementation to comprehensive enterprise assistance. It entails a wide array of services, such as modernizing applications and systems, managing applications, software, and hardware, and ensuring robust security and network connectivity solutions. The contract will span four years comprising a one-year base with three one-year option periods.  

Since 2015, DDC ITS has been providing Mainframe IT support to DISA and its Mission Partners. Throughout its partnership with DISA, DDC ITS has established itself as a trusted service provider by developing an in-depth understanding of the agency’s distinctive requirements and delivering tailored IT solutions that drive efficiency and operational excellence.   

Jeff Abney, President of DDC ITS, expressed his gratitude by stating, “We are honored that DISA has entrusted our team to continue delivery of its Mainframe IT services. DDC ITS has a long-standing commitment to supporting DISA and its Mission Partners in achieving their vision. Leveraging decades of technological expertise, we are dedicated to bolstering DISA’s critical mission.” Abney emphasized, “Mainframe represents a key pillar in our relationship with DISA, and this award adds to the continuation of our great partnership and underscores DDC ITS’ deep understanding of DISA’s current Mainframe environment, strategic objectives, and vital mission.” 

Building on its long-standing partnership with DISA, DDC ITS looks forward to expanding its Mainframe modernization efforts and providing DISA and its Mission Partners with customized service offerings. “I take immense pride in our dedicated DDC ITS Team, whose unwavering dedication and company-wide commitment have been instrumental to the success of this project. We are equally grateful for our exceptional client at DISA, whose open communication and trust have allowed us to excel in our role. We enthusiastically anticipate continuing to support DISA in achieving both its current and future operational milestones,” remarked Dan Riggs, DDC’s Chief Growth and Strategy Officer. 

About DDC IT Services  

 Since 2014, DDC ITS has been committed to driving its clients’ missions by delivering innovative solutions with exceptional customer service. Through collaborative approaches and leading-edge design patterns, DDC ITS solves its clients’ enterprise technology management challenges by leveraging its highly skilled team, trusted partners, and commitment to advance the Diné legacy of innovation.   


For inquiries or further information about DDC ITS and its solutions, please visit www.ddc-its.com or contact Miriam Niles at miriam.niles@ddc-its.com.   

For press inquiries, please contact Jocelyn Billy-Upshaw at jocelyn.billy-upshaw@ddc-dine.com.   

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